August 17, 2022
The August issue of AABB News focuses on biobanking, a rapidly expanding part of the biotherapies field that has the potential to transform understanding of diseases, speed drug development, advance precision medicine and provide therapeutic options. This month’s feature article examines various kinds of biobanks and highlights how adherence to optimal safety and quality is an essential aspect of their operations.
This month’s issue also includes profiles of the women and men comprising the slate of nominees for the 2022-23 AABB Board of Directors and an AABB history article that explores significant developments in transfusion medicine and biotherapies in the aughts. In addition, this month’s edition of “White Coats” features an interview with Marcie Finney, executive director of the Cleveland Cord Blood Center, about advances in cord blood research and storage.